TAG: National Association of Landscape Professionals

GIE+EXPO 2019 roundup

November 15, 2019By
Darrell Hyde shows off Kawasaki Motors Corp.’s new FX 100 EFI engine to LM’s Dan Hannan, Seth Jones, Craig MacGregor and Bill Roddy. (Photo: LM Staff)

Buzzing equipment, handshakes, exclamations of “Hey, how are ya doing?” and notepads with pens at the ready are just a few of the scenes the LM team encountered Oct. 16-18 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Ky., for GIE+EXPO. With more than 500,000 square feet of exhibit space, in addition to the demo area outside, the LM team had... read more

Hardscape Solutions: Self-improvement

November 15, 2019By
Photo: David Winger

Company: Designs by Sundown Location: Littleton, Colo. The office space at Designs by Sundown — a $25 million landscaping company that ranked at No. 82 on the 2019 LM150 list — is designed to show potential and future clients the type of outdoor rooms and amenities the company is able to design. It’s also functional for employees and provides the... read more

Keep preventive maintenance a priority

October 14, 2019By
Tools, shop, maintenance. (Photo: iStock.com/Obradovic)

As the mowing season winds down in a large part of the U.S., there is a tendency to delay or eliminate preventive maintenance (PM). Those all-important and expensive pieces of equipment that have carried us through the season get short changed and don’t get the attention they need when fall rolls around. When preventive maintenance is implemented as part of... read more

Hardscape Solutions: Creating a stellar sportsplex

October 2, 2019By
Sportsplex tennis courts (Photo: Brian Koribanick)

The photos and story behind Landscape Techniques tackled a project involving a sportsplex in their clients' neighbors' old property. read more

NALP creates professional network for women in landscaping

September 30, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) announced the creation of Women in Landscape Network, a new community within the landscape and lawncare industry, created for female professionals and those committed to support issues impacting women in the field. The goal of Women in Landscape Network is to connect, empower and advocate for women in the landscape industry; recruit and retain... read more

People on the Move: Case names North American VP, Fecon appoints CEO, and more from NALP, Bayer and The Harvest Group

September 18, 2019By and
Steve Cianci, Case Construction Equipment

Case names North American VP, Fecon appoints CEO, NALP announces board of directors nominees, and more from Bayer and The Harvest Group. read more